The Big Melt

Triftgletscher

Triftgletscher
Recession, formation of a glacial lake [more]

Steigletscher

Steigletscher
Recession, formation of a small glacial lake [more]

Morteratsch, Vadret da

Morteratsch, Vadret da
Recession of tongue and surface lowering [more]

Morteratsch, Vadret da

Morteratsch, Vadret da
Vegetation growth in proglacial area [more]

Morteratsch, Vadret da

Morteratsch, Vadret da
Loss of ice cover at high altitudes [more]

Gaisbergferner

Gaisbergferner
Comparison with very old photos [more]

Pasterze

Pasterze
Massive recession [more]

Griesgletscher

Griesgletscher
Recession of tongue from dammed lake [more]

Cambrena, Vadret da

Cambrena, Vadret da
Disappearance of ice apron leads to rockfalls [more]

Unterer Grindelwaldgl.

Unterer Grindelwaldgl.
Recession causes landslides [more]

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